Corporate

‘Current by GE’ becomes ‘GE Current’

27 November 2019

American Industrial Partners has quietly renamed its recently acquired Current by GE business as the infinitely more mellifluous “GE Current, a Daintree Company”. The original moniker had already been tweaked from the even uglier “Current, […]

Corporate

New CEO for BLE specialist Casambi

26 November 2019

Casambi, the Finnish pioneer in wireless lighting controls based on Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), has made changes to its senior management team that sees Kari Mettälä become Chief Executive Officer of the company. Previously Chief […]

Industrial

Superthin industrial linear LED luminaire by Waldmann

24 November 2019

The new LINURA.edge line from Germany’s Waldmann delivers perfect illumination in the thinnest imaginable luminaire for monitoring industrial processes without specific spectral requirements. The powerful, uniform white light (5,000K / CRI > 80) works well […]

Agricultural

LED lighting supports sustainable fish farming

21 November 2019

Adjustable LEDs that deliver light source similar to natural sunlight not only help to improve human wellbeing but can also enable sustainable fish farming, says Signify. The company is providing underwater LED lighting for the marine-based fish […]

Professional development

Be part of the International Lighting Design Family Tree!

19 November 2019

The lighting industry is an entangled and complex mesh of entwined practices and people; and five years ago the UK lighting design consultancy Light Collective demonstrated this, at least for the British lighting family, with […]

Exterior

Stylish signature seating-bollard by Ligman

18 November 2019

Ligman’s new FRAME bollard is a stylish piece of urban landscape furniture, designed to be both a comfortable exterior seat as well as provide ambient and directional lighting. The design’s inspiration came from the shape […]

Products

Updated Lightmeter app now available

14 November 2019

Inter-lux has unveiled an updated and improved version of the Whitegoods Lightmeter app for Android and iOS devices. The $1.99 app, which has been downloaded more than 150,000 times, aims to be an indispensable tool […]

Application

Osram board recommends current ams offer

13 November 2019

Osram is recommending that its shareholders accept the current €41 per share takeover offer from ams, having concluded “a comprehensive business combination agreement” with the Austrian sensor specialist. “After intensive negotiations, we have agreed on […]